Progesterone for preventing pregnancy termination after initiation of medical abortion with mifepristone

@article{Garratt2017ProgesteroneFP,
  title={Progesterone for preventing pregnancy termination after initiation of medical abortion with mifepristone},
  author={Deborah Garratt and Joseph V. Turner},
  journal={The European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care},
  year={2017},
  volume={22},
  pages={472 - 475}
}
  • Deborah Garratt, Joseph V. Turner
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • The European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care
  • Abstract Introduction: Abortion is often a difficult and traumatic decision for a woman to make. Perhaps greater distress occurs when a woman commences a medical abortion but then changes her mind and wishes to keep the now-threatened pregnancy. One published case series detailed a potential method to counter/reverse the abortifacient effect of mifepristone by administering parenteral progesterone in such situations. Objectives: The present report details cases of women in similar circumstances… CONTINUE READING

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